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Scott arrested

BY BRUCE BRANUM                                                                   

The Greenville Standard


Butler County Coroner-elect Ollie Scott was recently arrested after an altercation involving a handgun when he was reported to have pulled a handgun on a person.

The incident was related to Scott turning the water off at a residence in Greenville on Rivers Drive which is off Kolb City Road.

Scott declined to comment on the incident but said his lawyer would make an official statement at a later date.

Butler County Sheriff deputies arrested Scott after charges were filed. The person filing charges alleged that Scott pull the gun after they got into a verbal altercation over the matter of Scott turning off the water.

Scott was charged with menacing and was placed in the Butler County Correction Facility. His bond was set at $1000 and he thereafter made bond.

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